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Generating Pink Noise on a dLive S7000 Console: A Step-by-Step Guide

May 17, 2024

In the world of live sound, utilizing pink noise can be an essential tool for achieving a balanced mix in any environment. The dLive S7000 console from Allen & Heath has this capability built right in, making it an excellent resource for sound professionals. In this guide, we will walk you through the process of generating pink noise on your dLive S7000 console.

Step 1: Power on the console and ensure all connections are secure.

Step 2: Access the 'Signal Generator' menu. From the home screen, press the 'SETUP' button, then select the 'Audio' tab. Locate the 'Signal Generator' section.

Step 3: Set the output. In the 'Signal Generator' menu, you can choose the desired output for the pink noise. The most common output choice is the master L/R bus, but you can also choose individual channels or groups.

Step 4: Select 'Pink Noise'. In the 'Type' dropdown menu, choose 'Pink Noise' as the signal for your output.

Step 5: Adjust the level. Use the 'Level' slider to control the volume of the pink noise. It is recommended to start at a low level and gradually increase the volume until it is loud enough to hear, but not too loud as to cause discomfort.

Step 6: Turn on the signal generator. Press the 'ON' button at the bottom of the section, and you'll start hearing the pink noise through your chosen output.

Step 7: Use the pink noise. Utilize the sound to calibrate and balance your speakers, system, and room. Adjust EQ settings, speaker position, or other parameters to achieve the desired balance in the room.

Step 8: Turn off the signal generator. Once you're finished using the pink noise, be sure to turn off the signal generator by pressing the 'ON' button once more.

By following these simple steps, you can easily generate pink noise By following these simple steps, you can easily generate pink noise on your dLive S7000 console for accurate room and system calibration. With an optimized audio environment, your events will deliver crisp, balanced sound that your audience is sure to appreciate.

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